PLEXIGLAS® and SOLARKOTE™ Acrylics
Trinseo produces PLEXIGLAS® acrylic — one of the most well-known brand names worldwide. Our product lines include numerous acrylic sheet and resin products that serve a broad spectrum of industries and applications throughout the Americas. Anticipation of market trends and customer needs throughout these areas drives our continuous innovation and product development. For over 85 years, our PLEXIGLAS® brand has performed in numerous applications that require long-term optical clarity, rich color, high gloss, toughness, scratch resistance, UV stability, weatherability, and many other specifications.
Why? It’s simple. Our products exhibit the highest light transmission and lowest haze, and we offer a variety of opaque, translucent, and transparent colors. Every colored PLEXIGLAS® acrylic incorporates decades of color technology experience, and our hallmark is sustained product quality and an experienced worldwide staff.
PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Resins and Sheets serve a variety of markets, including:
Automotive & Transportation
From interior trim to exterior headlights, taillight covers, trim and sunroofs — PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Resins and Sheets are both utilized in automotive applications.
Building & Construction
PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Resins help build a better future by supplying innovative products throughout a variety of building and construction applications.
Framing & Museums
Premium grade PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Sheets are available in a range of UV-protective products in regular and non-glare finishes for any museum grade application, from picture frames to display cases.
Furniture & Design
The wide range of PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Resins and Sheets colors, patterns, and specialty options allows designers to get even more creative with their projects.
Lighting & Diffusion
PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Resins and Sheets both offer multiple solutions for lighting applications with advancements in diffusion, LED hiding power, and light transmission to optimize performance.
Medical & Healthcare
PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Resins withstand the harsh process of disinfection while maintaining optical clarity. Trinseo offers resin grade specifically formulated for the medical industry, and PLEXIGLAS® Cast Acrylic Sheets for incubator casings.
POP & Display
PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Sheets, with their wide variety of color and pattern options, are specified worldwide as the acrylic choice for point-of-purchase and merchandising displays.
Recreational & Marine
SOLARKOTE™ Acrylic Capstocks protect kayak, marine windows, and the bodies of other personal watercraft from harmful UV rays. PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Sheets are also utilized in golf cart windows to withstand impact.
Security & Safety
PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Sheets are utilized for bank-teller, taxi, and convenience store partition windows, as well as riot shields and hockey rink surrounds.
Signage & Optical
PLEXIGLAS® Acrylic Resins and Sheets are used for reflective street signs as well as indoor and outdoor signage for storefronts, restaurants, hotels and more.
As a specialty materials and sustainable solutions provider, Trinseo is equipped with plastic waste collection and recycling capabilities on thermoplastics. Recycling is conducted in-house at our Utrecht recycling site in the Netherlands or partnering recycling sites in Europe and around the world. Trinseo’s technical experts partner with clients to produce recycled materials based on their specifications in accordance with industry standards. The end-results are circular raw materials of the highest grade suitable for top-end products. Besides recycling of plastics, Trinseo also produces and distributes granulates and (semi-finished) products based on its collected and recycled plastic waste. We are at your service to prolong the life cycle of plastics with the ambition to drive towards a more circular economy. Learn more about how Trinseo’s recycling solutions can help create innovative, sustainable solutions.